The ingredient named Valsartan includes nitrosodimethylamine, which is a known cancer causing agent that is found in certain blood pressure medications.
Three companies were asked by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to recall their blood pressure medications which include valtsartan. These companies are Major Pharmaceuticals, Solco Healthcare and Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd according to an article posted by Time Magazine. Our firm is currently investigating this issue.
Contact our office at (303) 327-9988 if you have any questions regarding the ongoing investigation.